Question about Instant Cameras

1 Answer

Film camera not working

Shows a letter 'h' on screen all the time. Have changed battery and taken film out and replaced with new film, but still won't work. Just shows 'h'

Posted by on

1 Answer

  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Legend:

    An expert who has written 200 answers of more than 400 characters.

  • Expert
  • 480 Answers

Hey nolus,
According to the manufacturer this error should be due to either the film is not loaded properly or there is an internal malfunction. It sounds like you have already eliminated the possibility of the film being loaded wrong so I would have the camera looked at by an authorized service technician. I hope this helps!

Sincerely,
Allan
Go Ahead. Use Us.

Posted on Jul 23, 2008

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Flash goes every time, even when there is no lightning bolt in the screen (for lack of better terms). Also a few photos turn out blue that were taken indoors.


Hi,
210 wide camera is auto detect the environment. If you face it under bright light, the flash will auto off, if away from bright light, it will auto have flash. for photo have blue hue do show me the image, i take a look

Jan 10, 2014 | FUJIFILM Instax 210 Film Camera

1 Answer

Stopped Working All Together


Hi, bring to your nearest service center to repair it.

May 18, 2013 | FUJIFILM Instax 210 Film Camera

1 Answer

What does the E mean on the screen.I put a new film in at Xmas time and only took a few pictures when the E showed up and couldn't click the picture. took to camera shop replaced batteries and film ...


If you go to http://www.pentaximaging.com/support/manuals-and-literature/ you can find the manual for your camera. From my experience the E on a Pentax camera means the film isn't loaded properly. Hope this helps.

May 11, 2011 | Pentax Instant Cameras

1 Answer

I have the polaroid spectra system that my grandfather had, it still has film in it but doesn't work...is there a battery somewhere? I haven't been able to find it....


The battery for many polaroid cameras is incorporated into the film pack. If the film has been in the camera a long time, the battery may have run down. There isn't any way to replace it. You have to fit a new film with battery, and these films can be hard to find fresh now.

Jan 02, 2011 | Polaroid Spectra AF Instant Camera

1 Answer

Mamiya 645 AF back won't advance film.


The battery in the film back is only used to supply power when the back is off the camera, when it is on the body power is supplied by the six batteries in the body so try them and also make sure the film insert is properly seated.

Feb 07, 2010 | Mamiya 645AF Medium Format Camera

1 Answer

Film Advance won't work on Minolta X-700


changing the batteries have no effect on film transport, just a coincidence. take the bottom cover off and check the white plastic gear on the film take up side of the camera. if it is broken your X700 may not be repairable as no new parts are available.
push the re-wind button in and try to charge the shutter again. remove film first. if it still just goes part way then a gear is stripped. try to find a camera repair shop that may have good used parts available.



Jul 18, 2009 | Minolta Instant Cameras

1 Answer

Changing battery in one600 camera


The battery is in the film pack. The one600 doesn't use any other type of battery except what comes with the film.  Either the film is really old and the battery died or it's defective.  If the film is relatively new and you haven't been able shoot all 10 shots, then you might call the manufacturer for a replacement.  Otherwise, I'd buy a new film pack.

Mar 03, 2008 | Polaroid One600 Ultra Instant Camera

5 Answers

Polaroid 600 instant battery change


The batteries that power the 600 format cameras are in the film pack, not in the camera. When you insert a new film pack, you're installing new batteries at the same time. hope this helped

Jul 29, 2007 | Polaroid 600 Business Edition Instant...

1 Answer

Problems with camera display on kodak APS (something or other......)


I am having exactly the same problem (I have a T550). On the last film I shot, the only way to advance the film was to pull the battery out and re-insert it every time. When I printed that film, all the frames are blank! Kodak's FAQ about "clearing the logic" suggests a solution for that problem. 1. Turn camera off 2. Pull battery out 3. Turn camera on 4. Click the shutter approximately 6 times 5. Turn camer off 6. Repeat step 4 7. Reinstall battery I just tried that but the problem persists. I am now going to leave the battery out for several hours; maybe this will help. Otherwise, well it is time to bite the bullet and buy a digital !

Jun 21, 2007 | Kodak Advantix T550 Auto Focus APS Point...

Not finding what you are looking for?
Instant Cameras Logo

Related Topics:

108 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Instant Cameras Experts

kakima

Level 3 Expert

96372 Answers

JOHN TOPLISS

Level 2 Expert

135 Answers

Ric Donato

Level 2 Expert

225 Answers

Are you an Instant Camera Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...